A River Runs Through Us: New McKnight Foundation report features RiverFirst

February 18, 2014 by Janette Law

RiverFirst was a featured project in the most recent McKnight Foundation-commissioned “Food for Thought” report. In A River Runs Through Us, journalist and consultant Jay Walljasper, “aims to draw attention to … [the] gap in public recognition of this unique U.S. treasure” – the Mississippi River, wrote Neal Cuthbert, McKnight VP of Program, in the.....

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The conversation continues – RiverFirst Insights Clip 2

April 10, 2013 by Janette Law

Tom Fisher and Tom Leader continue their conversation about the role of landscape and urban design in shaping our cities. In this second installment of RiverFirst Insights, Fisher and Leader discuss various topics including how landscape design can be a strategic response to a city’s problems and how technology and social media connect a new.....

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Drop in on an insightful conversation between two leading designers

April 3, 2013 by Janette Law

We are pleased to share our first RiverFirst Insights clip, the first in a series of three. The clip is taken from a conversation between Tom Leader, Principal of Tom Leader Studios, and Tom Fisher, Dean of the College of Design at the University of Minnesota. Listen in as Leader and Fisher discuss the relationship.....

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